Form 4-6 Science Curriculum (gr. 9-12)

Four Year Sample High School Plan

  • Biology or botany (1 day a week, all four years) *For now choose F3-4 Biology or Botany
  • Other science topics taken term by term (3 days a week, possible rotation below)
grade Term 1 Term 2 Term 3
9 Chemistry, part 1
Wonders of Chemistry (1/3)
Physics, part 1
For the Love of Physics> (1/3)
F3-4 Weather for now
10 Chemistry, part 2
Wonders of Chemistry (2/3)
Physics, part 2
For the Love of Physics (2/3)
expected Nov 2017*
Geology
11 Chemistry, part. 3
Wonders of Chemistry (3/3)
expected Aug 2018*
Physics, part. 3
Book TBD (3/3)
expected Nov 2018*
F3-4 Astronomy  for now
For the Love of Physics (3/3) eventually
12 Tech & Eng
or
Dual enrollment/AP Science
Student Choice
or
Dual enrollment/AP Science
Student Choice
or
Dual enrollment/AP Science

*These are only estimated dates.  They could be completed sooner or a bit later.

Weekly Schedule

Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5
biology
40 min.
science
(such as chemistry)
40 min.
science
(such as chemistry)
40 min.
experiment
(such as a chemistry exp)
40 min.
another book
20 min.
(12th grade only)

 

In this survey of biology, students will be introduced to the principles and tools of biological study, food webs, life processes, some anatomy, adaptation, natural selection, extinction, cell theory, simple…

Part 1 of 3. In this high school study guide, students will be introduced to the principles and tools of the study of chemistry.

Part 1 of 3. In this high school study guide, students will learn how broad the scope of physics is, including measurement, the laws of motion, pressure, and light.

Part 2 of 3. In this high school study guide, students will be introduced to chemistry in everyday life, from photosynthesis and natural rubber to explosives and synthetic polymers.

Part 2 of 3. In this high school study guide, students will learn about sound, electricity, magnetism, and energy.

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